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20. January 2017 14:40
by jennifer
19 Comments

A Dog's Purpose Fandango Giveaway

20. January 2017 14:40 by jennifer | 19 Comments

Last year my oldest daughter and I had a "mother-daughter" book club and read A Dog's Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron. We both absolutely loved this story. We laughed, and we cried. It made us think about our own dog, Matthew, and what he might be thinking when we talk to him, or he looks at us in his special way. We know his moods based on his ears. Laughing He has his playful ears, his tired ears, his content ears, his working ears. Working ears? Yes, working ears. Matthew is a highly trained service dog, much like sweet Ellie in one of the supplemental novels in A Dog's Purpose series.  Matthew provides all of us with a non-judgemental sounding board and I honestly can't imagine our lives without him.

A few days after Haley and I finished the book we were chilling on the couch watching Jeopardy and the trailer for the movie came on during a commercial break. We both kept looking at each other, like "are you seeing what I'm seeing?" And then we both became hyper-focused on what we were watching. By the end of the commercial we had tears streaming down our faces. Go ahead, watch the trailer below and see if you don't have wet stuff coming out of your eyes. Cry

 

Right? If you are a dog lover, this movie will fill you with all sorts of emotions!!

From the film: "A DOG’S PURPOSE, is a sweet and lovable family film that shares the soulful and surprising story of one devoted dog (voiced by Josh Gad) who finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he teaches to laugh and love. Told from the perspective of “everybody’s best friend” the film highlights the importance of familial bonds, and the unconditional love we have for our best friends. The movie stars Dennis Quaid, Britt Robertson, K.J. Apa, and John Ortiz."

If you'd like to WIN a $25 Fandango Gift Card, simply leave me a comment telling me your favorite breed of dog. I will select a random winner on Friday January 27th, the release day of the film.

My favorite breed of dog is the Labrador Retriever. I also love Great Danes, but have never had one of my own. My house is too small. LOL. I like big dogs. 

Comments (19) -

Running Betty

I love golden retrievers!

Carol Paine

Big mutts

Amanda Langan

German shepherd

Tessa

Corgis

Christa Jones

I love chocolate labs and hope to have one in the near future

Evie B.

My favorite breed of dog is Dachsund!  They make such great dogs.

Linda

Bichon Frise is my favorite dog breed.  I love that they do no shed and have hair instead of fur which is great for allergies.

Samantha

River is a huge mutt and part horse so I'll go with the Great Dane in her Smile

HS

Golden Retriever is my all time favorite.

Edye

I've had so many different kinds of dogs. But, I love labs! =)

Danielle D

I love love love German Shepherds!

Anna

I love goldendoodles! they are the perfect dog.

Julie P.

Shih tzu (he's our first dog)!

Vera K

German shepherds are my favorite dogs.

Lauren

I like Beagles.

ronin

Matthew my bubba -ronin

Brittany Koelmel

I LOVE Shetland sheepdogs!

Joe Valenti

Thank you for the chance!

Jennai

I love Chocolate Labs!

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